Volusion vs Bigcommerce

Our businesses average 4X more in online sales than the nearest competition

  • No credit card required
  • Personal ecommerce consultant
  • Free 24/7 live support


Driving online merchant success since 1999, was first to release key features like "One Page Checkout"

Volusion merchants, on average, make 4x more revenue than merchants on competing platforms

Some of the largest brands, including Disney, 3M and Peterbilt, trust their business to the Volusion platform

Bigcommerce merchants earn, on average, $21K per year, compared to $77K for Volusion merchants

Outsourced hosting has resulted in more than 60 instances of reported downtime so far in 2013*

Merely PCI compliant – doesn’t offer the same level of security as Volusion’s full PCI/CISP certification


Easily manage the inventory status of limitless options with the SmartMatch™ inventory control system

Protect yourself against credit card fraud by taking advantage of our built-In Fraud Score™ service

Take advantage of easy to use, built-in integrations with Facebook, Google, eBay and Amazon

Offers a cumbersome integration with eBay and outsources its Amazon integration to a third party

To help manage your customers, you’re required to find a third party vendor to integrate a CRM system

Must pay an extra $9-$299 per month for drop shipping capabilities because the feature doesn’t come standard


Offers significant value from more than 900 built-in features and lower costing monthly plans

With Volusion, you receive real help from real people via free 24x7 live customer support

Encourages merchants to be more successful by offering discounts for owning multiple stores

Only offers limited phone support (7-9p CT M-F, 9a-2p CT on Saturday and Sunday)

Even at its most expensive level, Bigcommerce only offers around 100 built-in features

Burdens you with finding design and marketing assistance by not offering those services in-house


Disclaimer: The information on this comparison page that was created by Volusion was believed to be accurate as of 11/1/2013.
To report an error or discrepancy, please email marketing@volusion.com.

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